There are 6 ways to get from Ashford to Poitiers by train, bus, car train, car, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Poitiers Tgv

$135 - $269

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Tours
  3. Take the bus from Tours to Poitiers

$32 - $46

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International Station to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  2. Take the bus from Porte de Charenton to Poitiers

$103 - $257

Eurotunnel, drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Poitiers

$291 - $338

Car ferry, drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Poitiers

$109 - $163

Train, bus, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Stratford International
  2. Take the bus from London Stratford to Stansted Airport London
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Poitiers (PIS) STN - PIS

$79 - $259

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ashford to Poitiers is to bus which costs £24 - £40 and takes 11 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ashford to Poitiers is to train which takes 4 h 29 min and costs £100 - £210.

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The distance between Ashford and Poitiers is 509 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Ashford to Poitiers, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ashford to Poitiers. However, there are services departing from Ashford, Park Street (Charter House) and arriving at Poitiers via Canterbury, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport, Paris City Center - Bercy and Tours. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Ashford, England and Poitiers, France?

You can take a train from Ashford to Poitiers via Paris Nord Eurostar, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ashford to Poitiers via Canterbury, Bus Station, Canterbury, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport, Paris City Center - Bercy, and Tours in around 11 h 19 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Ashford International Station to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $220
Premier
$170 - $250
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Porte de Charenton to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Canterbury to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Tours
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Tours to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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